creativity. confidence. community.

Welcome to Oak Learners

Oak Learners is a private alternative school and learning centre, offering a full and part time day school as well as a wide variety of extra-curricular programming, including tutoring, music, art, yoga, day camps and more.


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Our Mission

Our mission is to inspire creativity, foster technique and encourage confidence. We aim to nurture growth by developing individuality and promoting community.

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Our approach

Oak Learners offers a Reggio Emilia Inspired Private School for students JK through Grade 6. Our curriculum is progressive, interdisciplinary, inquiry-based programming in a student-driven, teacher-facilitated, alternative learning environment.

Our mission is to inspire and create an authentic curriculum to provide a balanced learning environment, nurturing children’s natural curiosity about their world with student-centered experiences. We believe every child is capable and will be successful when every family belongs to a supportive educational community.


Core Values

Integrity in all endeavours.

Honesty & Transparency in all communication.

Accountability to ourselves, our mission and our Community.

A commitment to Innovation in education and development.

Collaboration and an appreciation for Diversity.

Register for the 2019-2020 School Year

Now accepting applications for students in Kindergarten through Grade Six.

Learn more about our progressive and inquiry-based alternative private school, inspired by the Reggio Emilia philosophy of personalized learning. At Oak Learners, students are encouraged to explore their world in an interdiscipliniary approach to education and learning. 

Registration is ongoing for the 2019-2020 School Year. Book a tour to visit us today to learn how your child can benefit from our personalized approach to education. 

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Extra-Curricular Programmes

Beyond our Day School, Oak Learners also offers a wide range of programming for all ages, designed with creative and inquisitive learners in mind.

Academic Programs

At Oak Learners, we offer a unique and personalized approach to tutoring, which blends mentoring, mindfulness and academic support to ensure the best possible outcome for your child.

Music Programs

We offer a supportive learning atmosphere, working with your child’s unique learning style to inspire their strengths and interests. Private Music lessons available in: Guitar, Piano, Vocal, Violin, Ukulele, Drums, Bass & more!

Day Camps

Oak Learners offers PA Day, March Break and Summer camp experiences throughout the year, designed to engage naturally inquisitive and active children.

Mindfulness & Yoga

Oak Learners Mindfulness Programs are designed around you and your family, we teach children and adults alike how to quiet their mind, be in the present moment and heal from the inside out.

A Word

From Our Director

“Every child has the capacity to excel and succeed when they are given the tools and taught the skills to help them on their journey. “

– Kelly Farrell

Our News & Announcements

Stay up to date with news and events from the Oak Learners community.

Tie-Dye Effect Painting with Markers

What do you need to create a “Tie-Dye” Effect with permanent markers? Cotton or canvas fabric (t-shirt, canvas shoes, pencil case, I used a rag!) permanent markers, as many colours as you want Isopropyl alcohol an eye-dropper or a straw  How to create your...

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Meet Donna Reed, Yoga Instructor

Life has thrown me a few thorns. A PE teacher in grade school taught Yoga and I found all aspects of Yoga helped me to deal with the trauma I hadexperienced growing up.  I grew up with an alcoholic father, who beat my mother; and at age 11, I talked the knife out of...

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A Parent’s Guide to Google Classroom

Firstly, I want to COMMEND all parents and guardians for being amazing and stepping into this new digital world of emergency distance learning. This has not been an easy process, and I want to begin by saying a sincerest THANK YOU for all that you are doing for your...

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Welcome Spring with this Cherry Blossom DIY Art Activity

Nothing says Spring like seeing trees begin blossoming in gorgeous shades of pink and white! This painting is a wonderful spring art project for kids with an added bonus of paiting with different textures! Supplies: Canvas pape Acrylic or tempra paint (red, pink,...

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Interactive Yoga for Preschoolers, with Doran!

  In this video...   Set up your yoga mat if you have one, along with any yoga cards you might have  (If you have them) Ask your child to pick a card  Follow instructions on card to do pose Detailed step by step for video: Frog pose: Crouching down and...

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Location: 394 Royal York Rd. Etobicoke, ON

Telephone: 416.820.5233



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